3:24pm Oct 20, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
The Crooked Road, Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail, has released a two-CD album titled “A Century of Heritage Guitar Music”. The 52 tracks include historic sides from the earliest days of recording
4:00pm Oct 13, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
Bobby Patterson, the Galax, Virginia-based musician and founder of the old time and bluegrass label Heritage Records, passed away in September of 2017 at age 75.
4:33pm Oct 06, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we feature exciting bluegrass and old time music from a Latin perspective, along with our usual classics from senior and contemporary artists.
4:01pm Sep 29, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week’s show brings us a fun listening opportunity in southern mountain fiddling.
3:00pm Sep 22, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we hear a selection of classic and new love songs, our artists ranging from Wilmer Watts, an early banjo songster and recording artist, to IBMA Bluegrass Hall of Fame inductee Alice Gerra
3:21pm Sep 15, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
In most fields of endeavor, we can point to landmarks in progress – and to the people who create them through their contributions.
2:49pm Sep 08, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we kick things off with one of the greatest fiddlers ever – Chubby Wise – who helped define the bluegrass fiddling style. From there, we dive into some wonderful songs. And there’s a wh
4:00pm Sep 01, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
Across the Blue Ridge #88 - The Sweetback Sisters, A Captivating Old Bluegrass Band, and Great Fiddle Tunes
The Sweetback Sisters (Zara Bode & Emily Miller) perform a lively mix of classic country music, swing, and new songs and tunes, backed by a first class band.
2:07pm Sep 22, 2017Arts Arts Music & Culture
Filmmaker Angus MacLachlan & Musician Jeffrey Dean Foster: Music, Sound, & Story In MacLachlan’s New Film Abundant Acreage Available
The new independent film Abundant Acreage Available makes its North Carolina and New York debuts, we hear a music-filled conversation with the film’s writer/director, Angus MacLachlan, and
8:46am Apr 22, 2017
It started as a small festival, on a rural northwest North Carolina community college campus.
3:41pm Feb 07, 2017
Here's a great recollection from Carl Fleischhauer of working in t
6:55pm Feb 05, 2017